Kathy Bates And Two And A Half Men, The first full week of May sweeps means lots of guest stars (especially Whoopi Goldberg), new episodes and reality show intrigue. The highlights:
Ryan O’Neal returns as Brennan’s dad on “Bones” at 8 p.m. Monday on Fox.
Blake Shelton performs his new single, “Over,” on “The Voice” at 8 p.m. Monday on NBC. The semifinalists perform that evening, and the field will be reduced in the results show at 9 p.m. Tuesday. Cyndi Lauper, Kid Cudi and Cee Lo Green perform on Tuesday’s show.
“Dancing With the Stars” offers classical night at 8 p.m. Monday on ABC. Joshua Bell and Jackie Evancho perform on Monday’s show. The Tuesday results show, at 9 p.m., will feature the final dance duel. The celebrities most likely to go into that dance-off are Roshon Fegan, Melissa Gilbert and Jaleel White.
Oscar-winner Kathy Bates plays the ghost of Charlie Harper on “Two and a Half Men” at 9 p.m. Monday on CBS. Charlie’s ghost appears to Alan, who has suffered a minor heart attack.
“The Biggest Loser” names the winner of its 13th season at 8 p.m. Tuesday on NBC.
Whoopi Goldberg plays the dean who listens to the auditions of Rachel (Lea Michele) and Kurt (Chris Colfer) on “Glee” at 8 p.m. Tuesday on Fox.
Joel Gretsch of “V” plays a special agent on “NCIS” at 8 p.m. Tuesday on CBS. The plot: The team investigates a fire on a Navy vessel that raises concerns at Navy facilities worldwide.
“Last Man Standing,” the new Tim Allen sitcom, presents its first-season finale at 8 p.m. Tuesday on ABC.
Whoopi Goldberg plays a school guidance counselor who inspires Sue on “The Middle” at 8 p.m. Wednesday on ABC.